renal failure

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Synonyms for renal failure

inability of the kidneys to excrete wastes and to help maintain the electrolyte balance

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Preventive strategies, such as pharmacologic or lifestyle interventions, should also be considered for women at high risk of end-stage renal disease," the researchers concluded.
Some people progress rapidly to end-stage renal disease while others may live for decades without ever progressing.
A registered nurse who specializes in end-stage renal disease would be present in the unit to oversee treatment.
The results showed that men with end-stage renal disease and ED had a reduced quality of life, compared with those without ED, Dr.
Excess incidence of treatment of end-stage renal disease in Mexican Americans.
The Politics of Health Cost Containment: End-stage Renal Disease.
The incidence of end-stage renal disease in people with diabetes dropped between 1997 and 2002, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has reported.
The Orphan Drug Designation is granted for the prevention of arteriovenous fistula or arteriovenous graft failure in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) receiving hemodialysis or preparing for hemodialysis.
SAN DIEGO -- By the year 2030, the number of patients with end-stage renal disease is projected to exceed 2.